Fondren Library Food and Drink Policy
Fondren Library allows some food and drink into the building. Please refer to the guidelines below:
Overview of Fondren's Services, Places and Equipment
Welcome to Fondren!
Our collection includes books, e-books, audiobooks, leisure books, journals, CDs, DVDs, streaming audio and video, sheet music, maps, digital data, manuscripts, government publications and patents.
Ph.D. and PostDoc Students: Check Out Our Research Guide
Welcome to Rice! Check out our handy research guide for Ph.D. and Postdoctoral Scholars.
Historic Records of Jesse Jones Archived in Woodson
The historic records of Jesse Jones (1874-1956), one of the nation's most powerful appointed officials during the Great Depression and World War II and one of Houston's pre-eminent developers during the first half of the 20th century, are now archived at Rice University's Fondren Library.
Francis Poulenc Archive Arrives at Fondren
Fondren Library announces the acquisition of the Rose Lambiotte Family Francis Poulenc Archive, consisting of original autograph musical manuscripts, signed and inscribed printed scores, autograph letters and related material.
Summer Reading, Audio Books and Video
Looking to unwind this summer?
Check out Fondren's collection of